Laguna Beach Emergency Preparedness on KX 93.5: Floods

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Laguna is infamous for its dazzling oceanfront. (more…)

Concert Review: The Very Best

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Tuesday evening, the Observatory in Santa Ana hosted The Very Best, and our beloved station, KX 93.5, offered to liven up my week with the chance of meeting these literal beams of sunshine. (more…)

Top 5 on KX 93.5: Budget-Friendly Summer Activities

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Every Friday on the KX 93.5 Morning show with Tyler Russell, international TV and radio personalityLynda Halligan stops by the KX 93.5 Pearl Street studio for a Top 5 countdown.

Friday was the last day of school for many students. There are so many things to do in Orange County in the summer but when you run out of ideas and still have a few weeks before the kids go back to school, here are some of Lynda’s unique suggestions of things to do with them this summer:

5) Bike along the Balboa Peninsula path in Newport Beach

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Cruise to Newport Beach with or without the bikes in the car (you can rent bikes for $10-$20 all day at the Peninsula)

Ride to The Wedge, bring a picnic lunch, eat on the pier at Ruby’s or move all the way up along the coast to Huntington Beach if you’re looking for something a little more vigorous. (more…)

KX 93.5 Summer Festival Ticket Giveaways!

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KX 93.5 is giving away tickets to two SoCal music festivals this summer with stacked lineups–FYF Fest & KAABOO–and you could get your hands on a pair of tickets just by listening in!

Make sure you’re following us on Twitter and Instagram to find out when and how exactly to win.

FYF Fest 2015 Promo

FYF Fest 2015 will take place Saturday & Sunday, August 22-23 at the LA Sports Arena & Exposition Park, near the USC campus.

 KX favorites Bloc Party, Toro Y Moi, Purity Ring, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Chet FakerNeon Indian are just a few of the 50+ artists performing at the 12th annual event.

Single day tickets are already sold out but you could win a pair of General Admission tickets (a $350 value!) for both days from KX 93.5.

Check out the FYF website to peek the full lineup.

KAABOO is a new festival taking place over three days, the weekend of September 18-20th at the Del Mar Racetrack&Fairgrounds, just an hour south of Laguna Beach. (more…)

New Music: Beck “Dreams”

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To say that Beck has had a big year would be an understatement.

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Sound The Sea: KX 93.5 Presents Jeramiah Red & Josh Damigo

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Join KX 93.5 on Thursday, June 25th as we continue our Sound The Sea concert series on the last Thursday of every month at the recently remodeled Marine Room in downtown Laguna Beach.

Live Music Laguna Beach Sound The Sea Marine RoomThis month, KX is excited to present two local talents, bluesy rockers Jeramiah Red & singer/songwriter Josh Damigo.

OC Natives Jeramiah Red‘s boot-stomping combination of blues guitar, steel-driven harmonica, and raucous vocals, creates a perfect storm that continues to impress live audiences and legitimize the five-piece as one of Southern California’s top up and comers. (more…)

KX 93.5 Live In Studio: Ivan & Alyosha

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Ivan & Alyosha live in studio interview

Yesterday, on their day off between shows in San Diego & Los Angeles, Seattle-based indie/folk band Ivan & Alyosha popped into the KX 93.5 studio to play 3 songs live and chat with Mid-Day Show host Jason Feddy about touring, family, and of course, songwriting.

Despite the band’s name, Ivan & Alyosha are not a musical duo of two people named Ivan and Alyosha (the name comes from Dostoyevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov), though they did start out as a twosome when they formed in 2007. (more…)

KX 93.5 Live In Studio: Tyler Lyle

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Yesterday, before his show at The Satellite in Los Angeles, singer-songwriter Tyler Lyle joined Morning Show host Tyler Russell in the KX 93.5 studio to perform a couple tracks from, and discuss, his new album “The Native Genius of Desert Plants.”

Thus far, folksy-pop singer-songwriter Tyler Lyle’s 29-year-young life has been a musical, spiritual, and physical journey. Originally from the Georgia/Alabama border town of Carrollton, he also lived in Paris, Los Angeles, and (most recently) New York, to name a few. (more…)

KX 93.5 Interview: Laughs with Louie Anderson

Legendary Comedian Louie Anderson Interview

Ahead of his first ever Orange County performance in Laguna Beach on Friday, June 12th at the Laguna Playhouse, legendary comedian Louie Anderson chatted with Morning Show host Tyler Russell about NBA basketball, staying in Rita Rudner’s house, and being a clean “PC” comedian.

Named one of Comedy Central’s Top 100 Comedians of All Time, Louie Anderson has done it all. (more…)

KX 93.5 Live In Studio: 1st VOWS

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Last week, Ryan Hunter and his LA-based group 1st VOWS stopped by the KX studio, where they performed fantastic, stripped-down versions of songs from the recently-released The Red EP and chatted with Afternoon Show host Brian Holst.

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A native of Long Island, NY, and former frontman of post-hardcore band Envy On the Coast, multi-instrumentalist & songwriter Ryan Hunter is well on his way to growing another popular musical group. (more…)